Throw on your flower lei headbands and fringe bikini tops, because we are about to talk about Coachella! The Coachella music festival, in Coachella, California, is a very well-known event where people go, party and listen to their favorite artists. Some top Coachella headliners have included Kanye West, Beyoncé, and even Tupac (we’ll talk more later about how that’s possible). At Coachella, there are always surprises in store for the eager audience. Check out all of these famous and infamous Coachella headliner performances that made their mark on the historic festival.
Chance the Rapper Performed with…
Chancellor Johnathan Bennett (what a regal name!) is known professionally as Chance the Rapper. He is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer from Chicago, Illinois. Chance stands out among other artists because his music was released exclusively online. In 2013, he began to gain praise after the release of his second mixtape titled Acid Rap.
Chance is also a member of the Chicago collective Save Money and he has worked as the lead vocalist for the band The Social Experiment. They released the widely lauded album Surf in May 2015; in May 2016, Bennett released his third mixtape Coloring Book and it earned him three Grammy awards, including for Best Rap Album. Coloring Book was the first streaming-only album to ever win a Grammy award. Read on to find out who he performed with at Coachella.